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Group of volunteers collect 75 pounds of debris from Pheasant Drive...

Clean Ocean Access (COA) hosted a beach cleanup on Saturday, September 28th at Pheasant Drive Beach in Portsmouth. A small team of...

The Amica Insurance Newport Marathon returns to Newport this Columbus Day...

It’s the annual Amica Insurance Newport Marathon and Half Marathon, and runners from across the country and around the globe will be...

Aquidneck Land Trusts launches its annual Art & Writing Contest

The Aquidneck Land Trust (“ALT”) announces the start of its annual Art & Writing Contest, a competition for local students to portray their...

Heather Abbott Foundation to host 2019 Fall Kick Off Fundraiser in...

For the first time, The Heather Abbott Foundation will host its Fall Kick Off Fundraiser in Rhode Island!

Women’s Resource Center seeks team members, sponsors for 2019 Citizen’s Bank...

Women’s Resource Center (WRC), a nonprofit domestic violence intervention and prevention services agency with offices in Newport and Warren, R.I., is seeks...

75 pounds of debris removed from Easton’s Beach on International Coastal...

Clean Ocean Access (COA) hosted their 14th annual beach cleanup in partnership with Rhody Surf and Save The Bay for International Coastal...

Island Moving Company announces 2019 Encore Award recipient

Island Moving Company (IMC) announced this week that community philanthropist and lifelong arts advocate Rodrick B. O’Hanley will be named as their...

Marble House roof restoration boosted by $500,000 federal challenge grant

The Preservation Society of Newport County announced on Friday that they have been selected to receive a $500,000 Save America’s Treasures grant...

Touro Synagogue, Temple Shalom among nonprofits to win Federal Grant Money...

The Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency has announced the awarding of $150,000 in federal grant money under the FY2019 Department of Homeland...

Newport Hospital Foundation grants $35,000 to Newport Community Schools

Representative of the Newport Hospital Foundation presented a community grant of $35,000 to Newport Community Schools (NCS) on Tuesday, Sept. 27. The...

Aquidneck Land Trust opens registration for 12th Annual 5k Race For...

Aquidneck Land Trust (“ALT”) has opened registration for the 12th Annual 5K Race for Open Space, to be held on November 2, 2019....

Norman Bird Sanctuary invites community to submit entries into their Harvest...

Gardeners, bakers, and chefs are invited to enter the Home & Garden Competition at Norman Bird Sanctuary’s 45th Annual Harvest Fair on...

Newport Polo, Save The Bay partner to offer free polo admission...

Newport Polo announced today that they will partner with SAVE THE BAY to support its Coastal Cleanup Campaign by offering free Adult...

CFP Arts, Wellness & Community Center to host ribbon-cutting and open...

The Common Fence Point Improvement Association is inviting the community to join them on Saturday, September 28, 2019, from 11am to 2pm...

Norman Bird Sanctuary seeks volunteers for 45th Annual Harvest Fair

Hit the fairgrounds with a volunteer t-shirt and a smile at the 45th Anniversary of Norman Bird Sanctuary’s Harvest Fair on October...

Leading Aquidneck Island homeless advocate accepts new challenge

The following has been submitted by Lucy's Hearth. Longtime Lucy’s Hearth director Jennifer Barrera is leaving the acclaimed homeless...

City of Newport, Newport Restoration Foundation to co-host lecture on sea...

The Newport Restoration Foundation (NRF) and the City of Newport announced today that they will co-host Tackling Sea Level Rise through Digital Technology...

Sail for Hope on September 28th will raise money to aid...

Sail Newport and the organizers of the annual Sail for Hope have announced that the annual fundraising regatta will focus its efforts on aid...

Newport Historical Society lecture will host lecture on Female Revolutionary Resistance

On Thursday September 19, 2019 at 5:30 pm, at the Newport Historical Society Resource Center, Dr. Emily Murphy, Curator for the National Park Service...

Neighbor In Need: Jammin for Jacob and Toni – Fundraiser planned...

The following fundraiser is being planned to help support Jacob Hatch and Toni Thigpen in their fight against cancer.

Neighbor In Need: Care4Carrigan Fundraiser planned for Carrigan Nelson

Friends, family, and loved ones are planning a fundraiser this month to raise money for Carrigan Nelson of Portsmouth. Funds will help...

Inaugural Tunnel to Towers 5k Run & Walk – Rhode Island...

The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, established in memory of a fallen 9/11 firefighter, whose mission is to honor and support...

MLK Center seeking volunteers to help with Newport Marathon, Pell Bridge...

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center is seeking volunteers to help staff the Newport Marathon & Pell Bridge Run! Help support the...

AmpSurf to host Paddle Out on September 11th, free adaptive surfing...

AmpSurf has announced that it will hold its third annual adaptive surfing clinic at Second Beach in Middletown, RI on September 14th...

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The world lost a kind and gentle soul on December 12, 2019 in the passing of Gail Marie Hugo. Gail was born...

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